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Public Letter on Standardized Testing from Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Youth

October 22, 2013

President Barack Obama
The White House
Washington, DC 20500

Dear President Obama,

FairTest Infographic: Common Core: More Tests, But Not Better

 

FairTest Press Release on 2013 Release of SAT Scores

For more information:                                                                  
Bob Schaeffer (239) 395-6773
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for use with annual SAT scores release –  12:01am Thursday, September 26, 2013

2014 National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Scores Released

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Bob Schaeffer (239) 395-6773
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for immediate release, Thursday, September 11, 2014

NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP QUALIFYING SCORES RELEASED FOR 2014

 

FairTest News Release on the release of the 2012 SAT Scores

for further information:                                                                 
Bob Schaeffer (239) 395-6773
cell  (239) 699-0468

for use with annual SAT scores release –  Monday, September 24, 2012

NCLB’s Lost Decade Report

NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND 10TH ANNIVERSARY REPORT

NCLB’s Lost Decade for Educational Progress:
What Can We Learn from this Policy Failure?

By Lisa Guisbond with Monty Neill and Bob Schaeffer
January 2012

The federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) law failed badly in terms of its own goals, leading to a decade of educational stagnation, according to FairTest’s report marking NCLB’s tenth anniversary.

Among the report’s major findings:

FairTest Press Release on Many Test-Optional Schools Earning High U.S. News Rankings

for immediate release, Tuesday, September 13, 2011

WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN THE 2010 ACT & SAT SCORE REPORTS

for immediate release, Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Test Optional Schools List Tops 815!

for further information, contact
Jesse Mermell (617) 350-8207
Robert Schaeffer (239) 395-6773
cell (239) 699-0468

for use on or after Tuesday, March 3, 2009

 

LIST OF TEST-OPTIONAL SCHOOLS TOPS 815;
AS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS PREPARE FOR ADMISSIONS TESTS, MORE COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES ELIMINATE ACT/SAT REQUIREMENTS

 

FairTest on College Board's New "READISTEP" Test

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Jesse Mermell (857) 350-8207                                               
Robert Schaeffer (239) 395-6773
cell (239) 699-0468


for immediate release Wednesday, October 22, 2008

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